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Author: 0 Toronto Snaps Cleveland's 14-game Winning Streak

Blue Jays manager John Gibbons was impressed by the way both team played after the marathon on Friday. "We still can't get anybody who played for us". "Hopefully it's not too serious", Estrada said. Estrada made it through five innings in his last outing, even wearing a back brace between the first and second inning.

Author: 0 Amanda Nunes Annihilates Miesha Tate To Win UFC Title

He is certain of who is going to make the decision. By virtue of stacking the event with numerous high-level fights, UFC 200 remains a jam-packed fight card. Before the main event, Brock Lesnar scored a unanimous-decision victory over Mark Hunt at 265 pounds. "I am honored to share the Octagon with the one of the greatest fighters of all time", Cormier said.

Author: 0 Tour de France: France's top hope Pinot cracks in Pyrenees

The race organisers, ASO, have since confirmed that the arch came down after a spectator's belt became tangled in a cable supplying power to a generator. I had a different condition from past year as I started the Tour riding for Mark (Cavendish) who is such a victor and an inspiration. Stage 8 is easily the best start-to-finish viewing stage of the Tour thus far.

Sports Papiss Cisse leaves Newcastle to join Shandong Luneng
Author: 0 Papiss Cisse leaves Newcastle to join Shandong Luneng

The transfer fee for the 31-year-old striker, who had been at Newcastle for four and a half years after joining from SC Freiburg for 9.0 million pounds in 2012, was not revealed. "Every goal I scored in that famous number nine shirt was for them", Cisse wrote on the social media site. He scored 3 times during the 2015-16 season, which ended with Newcastle being relegated to the Championship.

Author: 0 The UFC 200 Title Fight Is Off And Daniel Cormier Is Devastated

Last-minute changes to high-profile fight cards are nothing new in the UFC and even if they can have a negative affect on pay-per-view sales, they have done little to slow its growth around the globe. "I've been out of the game five years, people", Lesnar said. Eddie Alvarez is an incredible fighter who a lot of heart and always comes to fight, I'm very happy for him to win the UFCtitle in such a great fashion.

Author: 0 In nod to Sanders, Clinton offers new health care proposals

Instead of a condemnation specific to the TPP, the committee reached language saying they would oppose "trade agreements that do not support good American jobs". "Her plan is clearly articulated on her website", said energy policy adviser Trevor Houser. Democratic party delegates will vote on the suggested party platform during the convention held in Philadelphia between July 25 and 28.

Sports Craig Kimbrel to miss 3-6 weeks after knee surgery
Author: 0 Craig Kimbrel to miss 3-6 weeks after knee surgery

Kimbrel, who was unavailable Friday after feeling soreness in his left knee, was diagnosed Saturday with a torn medial meniscus in the knee, an injury like to sideline him for three to six weeks. LHP Matt Moore, still putting things together after his 2014 and '15 season were ruined by Tommy John surgery, faces the Red Sox in Game 2 of the series on Saturday.

Author: 0 Miesha Tate just makes weight for Amanda Nunes bout

This should be a close fight and to me it's a toss-up... "Nina is the best training partner I've ever had in my life", the recently crowned champion said in a MMAFighting report. I started watching MMA the moment co-headliner of UFC 200 Brock Lesnar started fighting in the octagon. Tate (18-6) was making her first title defense after dramatically submitting Holly Holm late in Round 5 in March, only four months after Holm shocked Ronda Rousey .

Sports Price, Ortiz carry Red Sox to sweep of Rays, 4-0
Author: 0 Price, Ortiz carry Red Sox to sweep of Rays, 4-0

Farrell said Eduardo Rodriguez (1-3, 8.59, 291/3 innings in six starts) is rejoining the rotation, and he plans to work Clay Buchholz (2-8, 6.31, 711/3 innings in 13 starts) back in as a starter. Rays: RHP Jake Odorizzi (3-4, 4.33 ERA) is set to start the series finale on Sunday. I'm fine. I feel like I'm 30. Madison Bumgarner tied his career high of 14 strikeouts as he threw a one-hit shutout in the San Francisco Giants' 4-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Author: 0 Durant's Warriors jersey is already a hot sell

Those nine years, you can't erase. That love doesn't fade, those memories don't erase. Warriors general manager Bob Myers said he couldn't believe he was actually sitting next to Durant, and coach Steve Kerr understated things a little when he said that "the combination of all these guys playing together should be a lot of fun to watch".

Sports Mahut-Herbert clinches men's doubles title
Author: 0 Mahut-Herbert clinches men's doubles title

Shvedova has been to five Grand Slam finals in women's doubles, winning two back in 2010, including Wimbledon. However, the youngest player on the court at 25 years old, Herbert, served two timely first serves which caught the unseeded pair off balance and both opportunities were saved.

Author: 0 Joanna Jedrzejczyk glides late in rivalry fight

She explained the moment when the momentum completely shifted her way, "she took me down, she was trying to control me, but it felt like she couldn't do anything, anymore". Brooks (18-1) didn't dominate the rugged Pearson, but still earned his ninth consecutive MMA victory with 29-28 verdicts on all three cards. He vacated the Bellator 155-pound title in May and secured his release from the promotion.

Author: 0 Fantastic Froome grabs Tour lead

The two-time Tour victor, one of the pre-race favourites, climbed into the Tinkoff team auto with 100 kilometres of the 184.5km ninth stage between Vielha Val d'Aran and Andorre Arcalis . The Dutchman tackled the final climb on his own after spending the bulk of the day as part of a large breakaway. With Froome in yellow, Yates is on the same time as third-placed Joaquim Rodriguez of Katusha.

Author: 0 UFC 200: Anderson Silva steps in to fight Daniel Cormier

This is what i was hoping was going to happen, its going to be a awesome fight or Daniel going to treat Anderson how he treated Dan Henderson and Silva has no wrestling well not like Daniel. It came as no surprise that Cormier was dominant early on, with Silva eating a number of punches as the 37-year-old went to work on Silva's head and body.

Author: 0 Giants' Bumgarner has no-hitter through 6 innings

Ross Cameron). The Giants tacked on a run in the sixth on Ruben Tejada s double but Albert Suarez, moved from the rotation to long relief and now to a setup role, had to pull the bullpen s next escape when he struck out Paul Goldschmidt following a walk and an error by second baseman Ramiro Pea in the seventh.

Author: 0 Brock Lesnar leaves door open for MMA future after UFC 200

At the time being Orton has not yet confirmed his attendance or whom he might be facing but the odds are now stacked that he may be fighting Lesnar. "After Saturday, I think I'm booked for August". And now he gets to fight Lesnar, undoubtedly the biggest draw in UFC history. Heck, I already threw out the idea that Brock's opponent will be sitting cageside, front row at UFC 200.

Author: 0 Emotional Murray wins second Wimbledon crown

And with Raonic came a new threat to Murray's hopes - that on the one occasion in 11 Slam finals where his opponent was neither Roger Federer nor Novak Djokovic , he would still be thwarted. It's an impossible job", Murray said. " He's ( Murray ) playing very, very well". " Andy Murray is always trying to improve". He hit just eight in the final - Murray had seven - while his 29 unforced errors showed nerves affected him in his first grand slam final appearance.

Author: 0 Brock Lesnar overpowers Mark Hunt for unanimous decision in UFC return

As the fight reached the fifth and final round, with current featherweight champion Conor McGregor watching closely, Aldo put the finishing touches on a almost flawless performance to capture a unanimous decision . Elsewhere, Amanda Nunes took the women's bantamweight championship from Miesha Tate . This is a long shot but at +675 taking Lesnar to win by submission makes sense here.

Sports Rio 2016: IAAF turns down 67 Russian applications for 'neutral' competition
Author: 0 Rio 2016: IAAF turns down 67 Russian applications for 'neutral' competition

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has rejected applications from all Russian athletes for participation in international competitions, including the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, except for long jumper Darya Klishina, an official of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) said on Sunday.

Author: 0 Welcome To The Central Division, P.K. Subban

He was the Canadiens' best skater for the past five years straight. Amazingly, because of the freakish way the Weber offer sheet was structured, Nashville actually took on more money over the six years remaining on Subban's deal. It was the presence of Ekholm and Ellis which allowed Poile to comfortably move Seth Jones last season in exchange for top centre Ryan Johansen .

Sports Milos Raonic: 'This one's going to sting'
Author: 0 Milos Raonic: 'This one's going to sting'

This year's win was also his third grand slam triumph after victory in the US Open in 2012. It was the first time since 1988 that both Queen's finalists went on to face off in the Wimbledon final that same year. It came back to him with interest and the Scot won the point. Murray had break points in the first, seventh and ninth games of the second set as he tightened his grip, but Raonic was cool under pressure and took it to a tiebreak.

Author: 0 Anderson hits HR, gets 1st win as Rockies beat Phillies 8-3

Gonzalez drove in the Rockies' first run when he lined a two-out double over the head of right fielder Peter Bourjos in the third . He snapped an 0-for-17 skid that accompanied playing through a bruised middle finger and thumb suffered when he was hit in the hand by a pitch June 26 against Arizona.

Sports Three more players injured as Cardinals fall to Brewers
Author: 0 Three more players injured as Cardinals fall to Brewers

The call was confirmed after a brief review setting off a celebration. Waiting on a full-count 3-2 curveball from Junior Guerra, after having sent the previous two pitches foul into the press box, Grichuk virtually one-handed his 10 homer over the left-center-field wall and the Cardinals had increased their lead to 3-1 over the Milwaukee Brewers.

Sports 40 arrested in Paris over Euro 2016 violence
Author: 0 40 arrested in Paris over Euro 2016 violence

French police confirmed after Portugal beat France that fans were being advised not to travel to the Eiffel Tower of Champs Elysees because the situation "is not safe", with incidents of fighting between rival fans reported by local media. As has been made apparent from a video posted on Periscope by a French attendee, fans began the standoff with police by throwing smoke grenades. Portugal's shock win over France in the European Championship final was the country's first worldwide title, ...

Author: 0 Is Russell Westbrook the reason Kevin Durant left Thunder?

Barkley did not mince words on his feelings about Kevin Durant signing with the Golden State Warriors. "I was disappointed. I was disappointed like I was disappointed when LeBron went to Miami", said Barkley, who twice demanded trades during his career in order to play for contending teams.

Sports Murray and Raonic on serve in 3rd set
Author: 0 Murray and Raonic on serve in 3rd set

Those wins helped Raonic become the first man representing Canada to reach a major final. Raonic may have brought the bigger weapons to the table, but Murray brought a far larger and more diverse arsenal, and it showed. Murray has won his last five matches against Raonic, but there have been close calls: in the Australian Open semifinals in January, Raonic led two-sets-to-one before he suffered an adductor injury which Murray took advantage of to win in five sets.

Sports MRI confirms Nationals' Strasburg has upper-back strain
Author: 0 MRI confirms Nationals' Strasburg has upper-back strain

The Washington Nationals are hosting the New York Mets tonight in Major League Baseball action. The Mets are now 40 - 37, and are five games back from first place. This season, Giolito has posted a 3.09 ERA with 68 strikeouts through 67 innings at Double-A and was reportedly in line for a promotion to Triple-A when Strasburg got hurt.

Sports Manchester United name Jose Mourinho's backroom staff
Author: 0 Manchester United name Jose Mourinho's backroom staff

With Memphis suffering a hard first season in England, it remains to be seen whether new United manager Mourinho retains the 22-year-old or if he decides to cash in, especially with Juventus offering a potential escape route. 'Michael Carrick is one of the senior players but he was saying he wished he was 25 again and facing a few years playing for Mourinho. With the arrival of Mourinho, United have attracted some big-name players.

Author: 0 Blue Jays' Marco Estrada placed on DL, out for All-Star game

But this team is the priority right here". "To finally get the opportunity to be an All-Star, it means the world to me and my family". Toronto will be looking for the sweep on Tuesday night in finale where Marcus Stroman (6-4, 5.08 ERA) will look to right the ship before the break.

Sports Lee leads the way at U.S. Open as big names struggle
Author: 0 Lee leads the way at U.S. Open as big names struggle

Women's Open, bolstering her chance for her third major title in less than a year. Rolling in a 9-foot birdie putt at the last, Ko moved to 7 under overall, one shot better than Eun Hee Ji (70) and Sung Hyun Park (74). Coupled with a tough setup, it meant just 21 rounds under par and only four of those in the 60s. Angela Stanford, reacts after making an eagle from the sixth fairway as Sandra Gal, left, of Germany, and Michelle Wie, second from left, look on during the second round of the ...

Author: 0 UFC 200 card shuffled: Anderson Silva replaces Jon Jones against Daniel Cormier

Although he is a legend in MMA, this is a fight that, while not to say it wouldn't be wanted, but Silva isn't the other half Cormier's most intense rivalry. Silva admitted he "wasn't really training hard or preparing for a fight", but did spar on Wednesday. Asked if the Cormier-Silva matchup makes up for the loss of Jones, White said he believes it does.

Author: 0 Murray: Surviving Kyrgios first-set serve was key

In an interview with the press after his defeat, Kyrgios said he was motivated to play at times and then seemed to lose interest in staying focused and motivated. He served extremely well in the first set. I think when things get tough, I'm a little bit soft. There is guaranteed to be more of that after this performance, and this time Murray was in no mood to defend the 21-year-old.